Judiciary

Trials & Litigation

Suspect is charged 30 years after fatal family-court-related attacks on judges, others

Personal Lives

Toddler who died in hot car was son of juvenile court judge

U.S. Supreme Court

Sen. Ted Cruz holds hearing on how to rein in SCOTUS ‘lawlessness’

White-Collar Crime

Convicted of theft of $2K in services, ex-judge faces potential loss of $6K monthly pension

Sentencing

Federal judge’s order banning man from having unprotected sex is overturned

U.S. Supreme Court

Do corporate amicus briefs pose a conflict for stockholding SCOTUS justices?

Labor & Employment

Judge who fired assistant before taking oath of office isn’t immune from suit, court rules

White-Collar Crime

Fired secretary is star witness at trial of ex-judge accused of operating business from chambers

Internet Law

Federal bill backed by Yelp would increase protections for online commenters

U.S. Supreme Court

Alito: Gay-marriage ruling pushes limits on constitutional protection of liberty

Judiciary

Want to be a federal judge by 35? 9th Circuit’s Alex Kozinski shares some tips

Court Security

Ex-lawyer killed 2 at Texas courthouse in ‘92: Should lawyers now be able to bypass security there?

Religious Law

Man with Voodoo beads is ordered detained for refusing to remove them in court

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court approval rating peaks among Democrats, hits low point among Republicans

ABA

ABA addresses ‘destabilizing loss of public confidence’ in criminal justice in joint statement

Legal History

Petition seeks removal of historical courthouse mural that included Klan

Trials & Litigation

Request for documents from the beginning of time is too broad, federal judge says

Court Security

Jury convicts ‘sovereign citizen’ of filing false liens against federal judge and prosecutor

White-Collar Crime

Ex-judge gets 2 years in bribery case, lawyer gets 1 year

Judiciary

Judicial Conference declares ‘judicial emergency’ in Idaho, which has only 1 federal judge on bench